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Chiddingstone Castle Literary Festival (West Kent, UK)

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Charles Egan presents at Westminster Hall

10:45 - 11:45
Charles Egan, author of The Killing Snows and The Exile Breed, will be presenting as part of the Irish Genealogical Research Society's Open Day and Annual General Meeting, at Westminster Hall, 10 St Ann’s Street, London, SW1P 2DE. Click here for further information.


Wrexham Carnival of Words - Alison Morton

Alison will be taking part in the "My Era's Better Than Yours" panel session on Friday 13th May as part of Historical Fiction Night. For more information please click here.


INSURRECTIO blog tour with Alison Morton

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CrimeFest (Bristol, UK)

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Playing FTSE - Book Launch Party

18:30 - 21:30
The book launch is taking place on Wednesday 8th June from 6:30pm-9:30pm on the 5th floor at Waterstones in Picadilly, London. For directions and further detail on the store please click here


Penzance Literary Festival (Cornwall, UK)

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Swanwick Writers' Summer School

SilverWood Author Helen Barbour will be running a course on self-publishing on 7 August during Summer School week. For more information click here.


Edinburgh International Book Festival (Edinburgh, UK)

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Historical Novel Society Conference (Oxford, UK)

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The Perfectionist's Guide to Writing a Novel


Join Helen Barbour at Osidge Library to hear her insights into both writing and living with obsessive-compulsive disorder as she talks about her debut novel The A to Z of Normal.


Cheltenham Literature Festival (Cheltenham, UK)

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Bristol Sadhu by Vincent Rymer

Poetry and artwork from a Bristol creative.

Jess Makes a New Friend by Jo Allmond and Jess Hiles

More adventures from Jess the Goth Fairy.

Poto Paddu by Dick Allan

Two unlikely heroines seek revenge on savage pirates in this tale of survival and loss.

The Kilted Puffling by Richard Huband

Find out all about this extra special puffing and his friends in an illustrated adventure set on the magical Isle of Ornith.

The Outcasts by Peter Hutton

Perfect for 'Game of Thrones' fans, 'The Outcasts' is a fast-paced tale full of adventure and magic.

Playing FTSE by Penelope Jacobs

A tale of success and seduction in the City.

The Land of Ad by Mike Stephenson

This book gives an insight into what it's like to work in TV advertising.

A Job with Bite by Peter Chaplin

True stories from a police dog handler in Bristol.

Sweet Shires by Dave Morton

A photo-book dedicated to cricket and cricket grounds across the UK.

Old Ben and the Carrier Pigeon by Miles Bavin

A heart-warming children's story about an unlikely new friendship between man and bird.

The Wolf Hunters by Len McCabe

Karin and Peric embark on an adventure when their tribes' plan to share resources for the approaching winter is interrupted by marauding wolves.

The Secret Life of Freaks by Ben Sansum

The second novel from the author of 'Spannered'.

The Princess and the Fowl One by Ian Preston

A magical novel for children set in the land of Imago.

To the Bakery and Beyond by Jo Dance

Recipes and reflections on real food free from sugar and gluten.

Dancing With Shadows [Hardback Edition] by Adrian Churchward

Book 2 of the Puppet Meisters Trilogy.

Dancing With Shadows by Adrian Churchward

Book 2 of the Puppet Meisters Trilogy.

Not Just A Crown of Thorns by Robert O Russell

Poems from the heart by the author of 'The Right Way'.

There's No Such Thing as Monsters by Kylie Holmes

Tom believes that monsters live in his bedroom. His mum tells him there's no such thing. Is she right?

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